Tag: August 2019

Fabulous Fall Trends

Fall has a way of sneaking up on us just as you’re enjoying the last days of summer, relaxing poolside and catching up with old friends. Soon you’ll need that new sweater or jacket to get you into fall mode, so start by adding these fun and fashionable trends to […]

My Two Cents

A strong, thriving community is where we all want to live. We want our kids to have friends. We want our families to feel safe and enjoy a supportive environment. Omaha provides this community for most who are willing to seek it, but what if you or a loved one […]

Three Dynamic Destinations

By land The Henderson, A Salamander Beach & Spa Resort  |  Destin, FL When to travel: Year-round  When to book: 3-6 months in advance The Henderson: Situated along the white sandy beaches of Destin and the tranquil waters of the Gulf of Mexico, The Henderson provides breath takingly beautiful views […]

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail

The Bar: Jams at Legacy The Bartender: Stephanie The drink: The Diplomat Step 1: What you need 5 oz. Kahlua 1 oz. Diplomatico rum .5 oz. simple syrup 2 oz. heavy cream Ground espresso beans Step 2: Combine Kahua and rum and shake well Step 3: Pour into chilled martini […]

Palatable Palette

As you make your way from West Omaha to downtown destinations, you might catch a glimpse of an apple-green sign on the south side of Maple just before 120th Street. There you will find Dolce, a comfortable, classy restaurant in an unassuming strip mall helmed by executive chef and owner […]

Special Planning for Special Needs

Just as caring for a family member with special needs requires extra effort, so does estate planning for families with a special needs beneficiary. There is more to consider than nominating a guardian to care for their physical well-being. Careful planning is necessary to properly provide for the financial well-being […]

Leading by Example

If the best way to predict the future is to help shape it, then it’s no wonder why business coach James Kernan has helped countless businesses enjoy success. With his hands-on approach to consulting, he serves as advisor, mentor, and any other role needed so that businesses are able to […]

Sound Advice

The process of buying a home is often one filled with both excitement and some degree of uncertainty. It’s an invaluable education that can also come with frustration if not handled with care. The more you know up front, the more seamless the process, and understanding all your options before […]

A Hero for Healthier Pets

When eight-year-old Porter Hinrichs found out his Golden Doodle Auggie had food sensitivities to many store-bought treats, he wanted to do something to help. So he and his mom Melissa found a recipe online to make grain-free, organic dog treats. He set up a stand outside his house and sold […]

Female Power Play

Jessica Wernli  |  Junior  |  Papillion-La Vista High School When Jessica Wernli tells someone she plays hockey for the U19 Omaha Lady Jr. Lancers, she typically gets a surprised look. “They’re like, ‘no way! A girl?’” Their surprise is warranted because there are only about 100 girls playing hockey in […]